Mike Stewart inducted into "The Bodyboarding Immortals"

The most successful bodyboarder of all time has been inducted to "The Bodyboarding Immortals."

The initiative founded by the Association of Professional Bodyboarders (APB) aims to honor the prolific accomplishments of the sport's greatest athletes.

Mike Stewart, 54, is the first rider to get his name in the "The Bodyboarding Immortals," the designation that will now highlight and recognize the best bodyboarders in the planet.

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Celebrate November 4, International Bodyboarding Day

Are you a passionate bodyboarder? Paddle out, meet up with fellow wave riders. November 4 marks the International Bodyboarding Day. It's time to get out-the-back and spread the stoke.

The International Bodyboarding Day is an initiative set up by veteran bodyboarders, vintage and current pro, industry professionals, weekend warriors, and the boogie boarding fraternity to celebrate the sport created in the early 1970s.

It's a day to think about the first wave you got pushed into as a kid that got you hooked into the sport - share that feeling by getting out and enjoying the ocean.

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My time with Tom Morey

There are people in this world that you cross paths with that bring with them knowledge and enlightenment. The inventor of the boogie board was one of them.

I was lucky enough to spend time with Tom Morey, who enlightened me about so many things from his taste in music to the first surfing contest.

His name and his inventions are known globally, but he does not have an ego which is something I admire. At the time, I was interviewing surfers and decided to go to the source.

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